Richmond, a graduate of Clemson University has been involved with sports for most of his life and developed a passion for basketball and sports at an early age. While at Clemson, he worked with the men's basketball team under Head Coach Cliff Ellis as a student manager.
After receiving his B.S. in Management from Clemson in 1993, Richmond followed his dream of coaching college basketball and spent 3 years in the coaching profession at the Division I level, serving as an assistant at Fairleigh Dickinson University for one year and two years at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Life's path then led Richmond into the healthcare industry for nearly 20 years holding key positions at Elan Biopharmaceuticals as a sales representative, national sales trainer, and district sales manager. He then continued his career with Medicraft, Inc. representing Medtronic Spinal & Biologics, as a Senior Sales Consultant prior to founding the medical device distributorship, Touchstone Alliance and is currently involved with Rotation Medical.
Sports has remained a constant in Richmond's life leading him to start the podcast, Rich Take On Sports while having conversations with those who have been impacted, built, and inspired by the role of sports in their lives. Richmond currently lives in Greenville, SC with his wife Karen, founder of Upstate Esthetics and their three kids and can also be heard on ESPN Upstate.